Ernst B. Haas Chair of European Governance and Politics



Job description

Fiesole – Italy

The European University Institute is looking for candidates with a distinguished record of scholarly publications and experience in postgraduate teaching and doctoral supervision, to fill the role of Ernst B. Haas Chair of European Governance and Politics.

The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies (RSCAS) seeks to recruit an outstanding scholar to a new Chair in European Governance and Politics. The Chair holder will lead the newly established European Governance and Politics Programme (EGPP – Candidates should have an internationally recognised scholarly profile for research on the European Union and the dynamics of European integration. The successful candidate will have a strong record of research, extensive published output, experience in designing, winning and managing large funded research projects, and a deep commitment to doctoral and post-doctoral education. The successful candidate will be expected to teach and supervise doctoral researchers.

Academic Service
Veerle Deckmyn, Director
Tel.: +39 055 4685 359
E-mail: [email protected]
European University Institute
Via dei Roccettini 9
I-50014 San Domenico di Fiesole

The aim of the European University Institute shall be to contribute, by its activities in the fields of higher education and research, to the development of the cultural and scientific heritage of Europe… This aim shall be pursued through teaching and research at the highest university level. The Institute shall develop interdisciplinary research programmes on the major issues confronting contemporary European society, including matters relating to the construction of Europe -Art. 2 of the Convention setting up a European University Institute.

How to apply

The EUI is an equal opportunities employer and takes into account the importance of balance in gender, geographical and minority representation. Interested applicants should consult for further particulars.

Deadline for receipt of applications: 29 April 2019.

The EUI offers one of the world's largest doctoral and postdoctoral programmes in the social sciences and the largest in Europe and EUI researchers benefit from grants of up to four years from EU Members States and other states. The Institute is a distinctly international institution, hosting a community of more than 1000 scholars from over 60 countries.